"The delegation of the Zaporizhzhia region will take part in the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum 2023... Delegation... will be headed by the acting governor of the Zaporozhye region Balitsky, "TASS quoted him as saying.

Zaporozhye region will also be represented at the forum by the head of the regional government Anton Koltsov, heads of ministries and departments of the region, heads of large enterprises of the region and businessmen.

Earlier, the architecture of the business program of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, which will be held on June 14-17 in St. Petersburg, became known.

Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov said that Vladimir Putin will speak in person at the plenary session of the SPIEF on June 16.

The representative of the Republika Srpska admitted the visit of President Milorad Dodik to the forum.